be in keeping with
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be in keeping with(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. estar de acuerdo con
Do you think this outfit is in keeping with the formality of the occasion?¿Te parece que este traje está de acuerdo con la formalidad de la ocasión?
b. ir de acuerdo con
Such generosity is in keeping with the Christmas spirit.Tal generosidad va de acuerdo con el espíritu navideño.
c. estar en armonía con
The inside of the house is quite extravagant, but you'd never know because the outside is in keeping with the traditional architecture of the area.El interior de la casa es bastante extravagante, pero nadie lo diría porque el exterior está en armonía con la arquitectura tradicional de la región.
d. estar en conformidad con
While the new director has made some changes, the organization's activities are still in keeping with its founding principles.Aunque el nuevo director haya hecho algunos cambios, las actividades de la organización todavía están en conformidad con sus valores originales.
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